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View of Ypres after bombardment

  • Object:

    Watercolour drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    1915 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tonks, Henry, born 1862 - died 1937 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Collins Baker in memory of the Artist

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 208, box C

Physical description

Watercolour drawing depicting a view of Ypres after bombardment.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)


1915 (drawn)


Tonks, Henry, born 1862 - died 1937 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing


Height: 10.5 in, Width: 15 in

Descriptive line

Drawing by Henry Tonks depicting a view of Ypres after bombardment. Great Britain, 1915

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.


Paper; Watercolour



Subjects depicted

Battles; World wars; Wars


Drawings; War; Landscapes; Topography; Military


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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